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Title
Mayor Fletcher Bowron at a Nisei festival in Little Tokyo, Los Angeles, 1940
Date Created and/or Issued
1940
Publication Information
Los Angeles Daily News
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Collection
Los Angeles Daily News Negatives
Rights Information
US
Description
"Nisei" are the second-generation Japanese Americans who founded the annual festival in 1934 to attract business to the Little Tokyo area and promote goodwill in Los Angeles.
Los Angeles Mayor Fletcher Bowron poses with Japanese American women at a Neisi festival in Little Tokyo, Los Angeles.
Type
Image
Identifier
uclamss_1387_b34_24037-4
ark:/13030/hb2p300545
Language
No linguistic content
Subject
Ethnic festivals
People
Culture
Little Tokyo (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Events
Japanese American neighborhoods--California--Los Angeles
Japanese Americans
Bowron, Fletcher, 1887-1968
Source
Los Angeles Daily News Negatives

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